Satisfying part of the Common Core English Language Arts Standard in writing, this book looks into the life of one of the most revered children's authors today: Lois Lowry. This book brings readers into her captivating world. They learn about the Newbery Medal-winner's upbringing and how she writes. They also see how she comes up with her plots that so often address human connections and relationships, which are so important not only to her writing but to her life. This thoughtful biography may inspire readers and writers to become authors themselves.